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Jan 09, 2019
Lorena trailer: Amazon's four-part docuseries will explore the sensationalised case of John and Lorena BobbittExecutive produced by Us maker Jordan Peele, Lorena is all set to premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January
Dec 21, 2018
WhatsApp criticised for failing to remove child porn shared across chat groupsWhatsApp has responded saying that it "has a zero-tolerance policy around child sexual abuse."
Dec 13, 2018
Three sexual assault victims of former skiing coach Bertrand Charest suing Alpine Canada for neglectAlpine Canada said it was aware of the lawsuit and had been in ongoing discussions with Charest's victims and continued to support them to the best of its ability.
Dec 12, 2018
Editors Guild of India suspends MJ Akbar, Tarun Tejpal over sexual misconduct charges; seeks response from Gautam AdhikariThe Editors Guild of India on Wednesday suspended the memberships of former Union minister MJ Akbar and ex-Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal over allegations of sexual misconduct.
Nov 06, 2018
UN records 64 new allegations of sexual abuse, harassment against its officers, affiliates in past 3 monthsOf the 39 allegations related to UN personnel, one was not substantiated, 22 are at various stages of investigation, and 16 are under preliminary assessment to determine whether there is sufficient information to investigate.
Nov 03, 2018
Pallavi Gogoi responds to MJ Akbar, says 'relationship based on coercion is not consensual''A relationship that is based on coercion, and abuse of power, is not consensual. I stand by every word in my published account,' said Pallavi Gogoi, who accused MJ AKbar of raping her, in a statement released Friday night on Twitter
Oct 21, 2018
‘Even if my community disowns me, I want justice’: Advocate Deepika Rajawat speaks on Kathua case, fighting abuse and hatredAdvocate Deepika Rajawat who will receive Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice on Sunday, speaks about the challenges she has faced since taking up the Kathua rape and murder case and why people who have been naming sexual harassers under the #MeToo campaign must approach the authorities
Oct 17, 2018
Javier Bardem on Vicky Cristina Barcelona director Woody Allen: 'He's a genius; I would work with him tomorrow'Javier Bardem worked with Woody Allen on Vicky Cristina Barcelona in 2008
Oct 15, 2018
TM Krishna, Bombay Jayashree among artistes to sign open letter against sexual harassment in Carnatic music communityThe #MeToo letter went public on 13 October at 10 pm (IST), with 62 signatures, and in less than 12 hours it had 150 additional signatures, including highly reputable artists such as Bombay Jayashree, Ranjani and Gayatri, Abhishek Raghuram, and Sikkil C Gurucharan, to name a few.
Oct 11, 2018
#MeToo revelations on newsroom abusers deal severe blow to a media already suffering from low credibilityFrom being an important platform for news consumption, Twitter became the only place that disseminated information on the #MeToo campaign.